The official website of the Welsh Folk Dance Society

An organisation which supports, maintains and extends Welsh traditional dancing
throughout Wales and the world

Welcome

to our website, your main port-of-call for our publications archives and much more...

You can also upload pictures and news through our Twitter, Instagram and Facebook page.
So keep in touch and let us dance with a spring in our step.

e-mail: secretary@dawnsio.cymru / membership

On with the dance!

News

WFDS Grant Reminder!

  For the second year running, the Welsh Folk Dance Society are promoting our dance traditions with a grant of up to £500! Please contact secretary@dawnsio.cymru for further details or click here for a application form.

Urdd 2020 Folk Dances

Spring is nearing and with it comes eisteddfod season for many schools and Urdd clubs in Wales. If you’re thinking about teaching a folk dancing group to compete in this year’s National Urdd Eisteddfod well, the Welsh Folk Dance Society is here to help! Once again, a YouTube channel has been set up to showcase

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Blwyddyn Newydd Dda / Happy New Year!

Best wishes to you all at the beginning of a new decade! You may have made a resolution to exercise more… wel remember that folk dancing is an excellent way to keep fit and it’s also a lovely way to make friends. Details of your local dance team can be found here: https://dawnsio.cymru/teams/ You will

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4 days ago
Ffordd wych o beidio diflasu’n y tŷ - A great way to keep entertained whilst inside! Da iawn @enlliparri @LleucuParri 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻😊 #clogging #stepio #traddodiadbyw #folk #gwerin #keepsafe https://t.co/hPTAv8NgZH
3 weeks ago
Blas ar hwyl y penwythnos yn @CwlwmCeltaidd - @dawnswyrtawerin full of energy in Porthcawl’s Celtic festival over the weekend 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻 #traddodiadbyw #folk #Wales #Cymru #gwerin https://t.co/5eeQ267Kk6
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Dawnswyr Tawerin @dawnswyrtawerin
Wow!!! 💪🏻🕺🏼💃🏻🎼🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 Ceiliog y Rhedyn egniol iawn yn @CwlwmCeltaidd 👌🏻 #nerth #Gwerin #traddodiadbyw #teuluTawerin https://t.co/Z4VGTEf8dL
4 weeks ago
Record byd newydd llongyfarchiadau mawr @Twudur - A new world record on St David’s Day! #traddodiadbyw #Cymru #Wales #gwerin #folk 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻 https://t.co/VMv7jHNwmT DawnsioGwerin photo